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Bean Hollow

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8059 Main St Ste 3, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4863
+1 410-465-0233
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were devastated when Bean Hollow sustained damages and had to close during the Ellicott City flood. But they are coming back strong. The best coffee anywhere...where else can you find lavender and rose lattes? The baked goods are tasty and wholesome. Let's go to Bean Hollow in droves. #EC Strong

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Thank Indrani1025
Annapolis, Maryland
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a flood in Ellicott City, but from Internet research it appeared that Bean Hollow was open for business... Not so, it's still shut, as are most of the businesses there on lower main street.

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Thank peregryn8
MD
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Great coffee, pastries, and overall atmosphere in Ellicott City. It's a great place to relax and enjoy a good coffee and a light fare.

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Thank r_i_elkdge
Ellicott City, Maryland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Best little coffee house, wonderful atmosphere, sadly hit by the flood in July, but they are working hard to get back to business! Can't wait <3

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Thank SharEC
Baltimore, Maryland
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

For: Gretchen Shuey Ellicott City, MD Organizer: Ashley Shuey Bean Hollow fund: youcaring.com/gretchen-shuey-614117

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Thank Adele T
Ellicott City, Maryland
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

I'm a local and have been going there for years. Good coffee, sandwiches, ice cream. Great place for people watchers especially if you get a window seat. That said it can get crowded on the weekends when you might not find any seating. It can get noisy but a recent improvement was replacing their blender The old one sounded like... More 

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Thank ecm826
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Very casual and unique atmosphere with great coffee selection and breakfast/lunch options. The also have a nice selection of ice cream as an afternoon treat

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Thank Pier558
Ellicott City, Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Bean Hollow roasts their coffee right in the cafe about once a week. The coffee is always fresh, well made and can be accompanied by delicious and innovative sandwiches or fresh delectible pastries. This is THE place to go in Howard County!

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Thank Ron B
Punta Gorda, Florida
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85 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

This is not a "highway food" kind of place. We like espresso coffee which is hard to find. The coffee here was hot, very good, and promptly served. We shared an "apple betty" which we ordered slathered with butter and heated. It was promptly served with the coffee. Excellent. Lots of papers to read, lots of books, too. No one... More 

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Thank Mike S
Hollywood, Florida
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

We visited this cafe last week on a short visit to Ellicott City. It looks like a good place for breakfast but we got there closer to lunch time so the menu was a little limited. The coffee looked good but it was a little late for me to have coffee. I had a turkey sandwich. The turkey was good... More 

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Thank Nadine L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8059 Main St Ste 3, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4863
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-465-0233

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?